HAPPY HALLOWEEN! via Besotted **The photo above is a tribute to Betsy (she was a black cat this year!) : ) ** How is it possible that Halloween is already here??    This year is going by incredibly fast and with Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner I’m finding myself scrambling to think of […]

Room of the Week: Spooky Black

 I thought this room would be fitting for this week’s “Room of the Week,” since Halloween is poking it’s head around the corner.  I absolutely love this black fireplace mantle.  To me, there’s nothing spooky – just warm and cozy with a touch of glamour!  I had actually pulled this photo as a visual aid […]

Wedding Wednesday: Old, New, Borrowed and Blue

From the white dress and bridal bouquet to the rings and cake, weddings and traditions seem to be synonymous.  But even for the non-traditional bride, there’s something romantic about these four wedding day somethings that shouldn’t be overlooked {if even for superstition sake}.  Here’s why… Something Old symbolizes the bride’s continuity with her family and […]

Room of the Week

I’m starting a new feature on our blog this week.  I have a folder on just about every computer in the shop full of inspiration photos (I should really be using Pinterest!).  They’re photos that I’m constantly referencing for design concepts, inspiration, and visual aids for clients.  With so many photos on hand, I felt […]

Wedding Wednesday: Preparation is Bliss

Keep these essentials close at hand and you’ll be well equipped to handle any wedding day mishaps like a pro.  In fact, this past weekend I used #’s 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 14, 17, and 21.  But my wedding day emergency kit is stocked with a few more just-in-case items including: double-sided garment tape […]